WSNA-PAC facts #
What is WSNA-PAC? #
The Washington State Nurses Association Political Action Committee (WSNA-PAC) was established to contribute support for statewide and state legislative candidates who have demonstrated their belief and commitment to the legislative and regulatory agenda of the Washington State Nurses Association.
How does WSNA-PAC decide who to endorse? #
Endorsed candidates are strong on nursing and patient safety issues, regardless of political affiliation, and must complete a candidate questionnaire and an interview. Incumbents’ voting records are considered, and the district’s past voting patterns are also taken into account.
Where does WSNA-PAC money come from? #
All WSNA-PAC funds are raised independently from voluntary individual contributions. No WSNA dues money is used to support candidates.
Who can contribute to the WSNA-PAC? #
WSNA members and non-members can contribute to the WSNA-PAC.
How does WSNA-PAC decide which candidates to contribute to? #
The WSNA-PAC Board consists of 11 members whose role is to make endorsements and financial contribution decisions in statewide and state legislative elections. Please visit www.wsna.org/pac to learn more about WSNA-PAC’s endorsement process.
Who serves on the WSNA-PAC Board of Trustees? #
Current board members are listed on the WSNA-PAC Board of Trustees webpage.
How do I get involved with the WSNA-PAC? #
Please contact Jennifer Mumm, Director of Public Affairs.
How do I contribute to the WSNA-PAC? #
To contribute to the WSNA-PAC fund, please visit www.wsna.org/pac/donate where you can make a one-time donation or sign up for monthly contributions.